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Video: Behold, the Power of quattro.

posted by on 19 November 2014 in Audi News

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It’s not news really. quattro kicks ass in the snow. Rear-wheel drive cars like an E36 BMW…. not so much. News or not though, this video of a B3 Audi 80 Avant pulling the aforementioned BMW out of a snowy ditch is thoroughly enjoyable to watch. More…

Gallery: quattro & Sport quattro at Auto e Motor d’Epoca

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Autobild B9 Intel with Renders plus A4, S4, RS 4 A5, S5, RS 5, Q5 Details

posted by on 18 November 2014 in Rumors, Renders & Spy Photos

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German automotive magazine Autobild has published their latest round of intel surrounding the upcoming Audi A4 (B9) and has accented that information with several great new guesstimates of its looks via render designer extraordinaire Larson. The Larson shots appear to take the latest B9 bodywork test mules and interpret them in undisguised form… and they’re certainly […] More…

Find of the Day: “Ashes to Ashes” ur quattro up for Charity Auction

posted by on 11 November 2014 in In Market Vintage & Youngtimer News

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Ashes to Ashes may have been a British market affair, but its ’80s period setting including a starring role for a red Audi ur quattro  helped it reach fans even across the Atlantic in the USA. The show’s last broadcast was back in 2010, though the series and the iconic red car remain fan favorites even […] More…

Project S7: Wrap & Vinyl Work, Round 2

posted by on 29 October 2014 in Project S7

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The exterior appearance of a vehicle is a very personal thing. When our Project S7 went to SEMA last year, the car went with a Charcoal Matte Metallic wrap from Avery Denison. The beauty of a wrap is that it can be removed and replaced with relative ease, allowing us to completely change the look drastically for SEMA 2014 with minimal wear and tear on the car.
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Project OE A3: Suspension, Wheels & Tires

posted by on 28 October 2014 in Project OE A3

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The thing about starting with a somewhat basic car like our silver Audi A3 is that visual changes have so much more of an effect. Upgrading wheels and suspension on an Audi S or RS model and you’ll make a change. Make the same upgrades to a run-of-the-mill A-car and, well, you trigger a revolution. […] More…

Find of the Day: 1985 North American-spec Ur quattro on Ebay

posted by on 10 October 2014 in In Market

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When it comes to the four rings, there is no car quite as iconic as the “Ur quattro” or original quattro. This is the car that put Audi back on the map after a Phoenix-like post war rebirth. This is what pushed the marque back into luxury and motorsport in one fell swoop. What you see here is a US-spec 1985 example that is well kept and nicely upgraded.
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What Happens When this Guy Spends Too Much Time on a Mountain? quattro.

posted by on 8 October 2014 in Video

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Simon Beck is an ex Cartographer who enjoys tramping snow on the side of a mountain. Think of crop circles but in the snow and you get the idea of Simon’s type of work. However, what happens when Simon hooks up with Audi marketing staff who want to continue to emphasize creatively the association between Audi’s quattro all-wheel drive system and snow? More…

Video: Audi UrQuattro Receives the Petrolicious Treatment

posted by on 23 September 2014 in Video

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We’ve long been fans of Petrolicious, as their videos are beautifully shot and highlight some of the most interesting cars of all time.  Their most recent film features an Audi UrQuattro owned by Manuel Leon Minassian, who fell hard for the UrQuattro with its boxed flares and rally pedigree during his time at boarding school […] More…

Audi Accessories ‘quattro’ Script Door Graphic Installation Guide

posted by on 30 July 2014 in Choice Gear

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During our last trip to Ingolstadt, we noticed that ‘quattro’ scripting was seemingly everywhere, including many cars on the street and most of the Audis tucked in the underground parking garage at the marques headquarters. In fact, the trend seemed to catch on so well, that Audi USA is getting in on it. Available currently from your Audi Dealer’s parts counter, you can get your hands on the scripting in either silver or black vinyl. We were able to get our hands on some of the first sets in the country ahead of Waterfest and documented the installation process. More…

Audi Rallye-Icons at the Eifel Rallye Festival 2014

posted by on 23 July 2014 in Events News Vintage & Youngtimer News

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A total of 30,000 spectators are expected when the historic rallying scene convenes in Daun from tomorrow for the Eifel Rallye Festival (July 24 – 26, 2014). Daun is the German mecca for anyone who was a fan of rallying during its glory days in the 1970s and 1980s. One of the highlights this year will be Audi Tradition’s appearance at the event. AUDI AG’s heritage department will be in attendance with rally icons Stig Blomqvist and Harald Demuth and is bringing an Audi Rallye quattro A2 and an Audi Sport quattro, both 1984 Cars of the Year. More…

Photo Gallery: The Winning Four – 30 Years of quattro Display at museum mobile

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